Managers ‘holding back gender equality in the workplace’
Posted on 25/01/2016
Many managers are unwittingly preventing gender equality in the workplace, according to a new study. Research published by the Fawcett Society revealed that a small group of decision-makers dubbed ‘barrier bosses’ are likely to hold back women that are working for them.
UK workers will spend over a year of their lives commuting
Posted on 22/01/2016
Totaljobs’ Commuter Calculator investigates what commuting is really costing UK workers. Take a look at the Mitrefinch Blog to find out more.
Skills shortages ‘impacting British businesses’
Posted on 21/01/2016
Skills shortages have cast a shadow over the UK recruitment market, according to new findings. The latest JobsOutlook survey by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) showed that although the vast majority (more than eight in ten) think economic conditions are improving, many employers were still having trouble finding the right staff members.